By Ann Keyes
LEBANON, Mo. - Ethan Dale Gregory, of Lebanon, has enlisted in the Missouri Army National Guard.
Gregory will serve with Company D of the Recruit Sustainment Program in Springfield. Through the program he will learn basic Army skills and values and become more familiar with his role as a Soldier in the Missouri Army National Guard.
"I want to serve my country," said Gregory, who plans to attend college and move up through the ranks of the military.
Gregory was recruited by Staff Sgt. Verdis Hall of the Missouri Army National Guard's Lebanon recruiting office. A 2009 graduate of Lebanon High School, Gregory works at Tracker Marine.
Gregory is supported in his decision to join the Guard by his father, Jerry Gregory, and his mother and stepfather, Ronda and Scott Dennis, all of Lebanon.
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